Daily Archives: September 26, 2011

DNA Sampling Law Goes Into Effect Oct. 1

Branford Patch Connecticut
Some legislators hail new law as one more tool to catch criminals.

Wrongly convicted man recalls help from Wis. Innocence Project

Daily Cardinal
After police grabbed his forearm, indicating where he would receive a lethal injection if he did not cooperate, Chris Ochoa said he was ready to admit to anything—even if it meant spending life in prison for a murder he did not commit.

The Identification of the Romanovs: Can we (finally) put the controversies to rest?

Author: Michael Coble
Credits/Source: Investigative Genetics 2011, 2:20
For much of the 20th century the fate of the last Imperial family of Russia, the Romanovs, was a mystery after their execution in 1918.

Database of DNA reunites families

China Daily
BEIJING – Fu Ming’ai was reunited with his family on Sunday after 22 years.